Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Theology: learning; teaching; research

As one of the leading theological departments in the UK we enjoy an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching.

We offer a range of stimulating courses reflecting academic expertise in areas including philosophy of religion and ethics, Christian theology and culture, biblical studies, religious history, Islam and Judaism.

Simon Oliver, Head of Department

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New Featured Video

New video available to view now - Why Study Pentecostal Theology with William Kay: Professor William Kay, one of the world's leading Pentecostal theologians, introduces what is distinctive about Pentecostalism in comparison with other forms of Christianity.

Peer Mentoring Scheme

The School of Humanities is looking for volunteers to become a mentor as part of the 2015 Peer Mentoring Scheme. This is an opportunity for second and third/final year students to act as mentors to new students starting in September. Application forms can be collected from the Taught Course Office reception in the Humanities Building or at the Music Department Office.

Students involved in Mansfield Quaker Project attend plaque unveiling

Students from the Department of Theology and Religious Studies involved in researching, writing and recording the Mansfield Quakers Heritage Trail attended the trail's launch and unveiling of the Memorial Plaque on Saturday 25 April.

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Upcoming events

Workshop: Re-reading Derrida's Faith and Knowledge

01 - 02/06/2015
A100, Law and Social Sciences Building, University Park
This workshop will be the first event dedicated to exploring the implications of Derrida's landmark essay 'Faith and Knowledge', 20 years after its original publication.

Research Seminar

B7 Hemsley
Prof Anthony Milton, Department of History (University of Sheffield): 'England's Second Reformation'

CBET Community Study Day

Humanities Building, University Park
The Centre of Bible, Ethics and Theology (CBET) in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies hosts a Community Study Day: Why Study Biblical Languages?

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Department of Theology and Religious Studies

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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